More Casting For Jennifer Lopez Thriller ‘The Boy Next Door’


The thriller The Boy Next Door has added “CSI: NY” actor Hill Harper, pictured, in a supporting role, reports THR.

The film stars Jennifer Lopez as a newly separated mother who finds herself attracted to the teenage boy who moves in next door and befriends her son. But when she wants to stop their illicit romance, he’s not ready to let her go.

Ryan Guzman will play the boy next door. Kristin Chenoweth will play Lopez’s best friend, and John Corbett will play her ex-husband.

Harper will play a principal at Guzman’s character’s school.

Rob Cohen will direct the micro-budget thriller from a script by Barbara Curry.